Skip to main content

Table 3 The median volume and volume reduction rate of the nodules after implantation

From: Ultrasound-guided implantation of radioactive 125I seed in radioiodine refractory differentiated thyroid carcinoma

Time Volume (mm3) Volume reduction rate (%)
Median volume (p25, p75) p Median VRR (p25, p75) p
Before implantation 523 (148, 2010)  
1-3 month later 288 (77,1638) < 0.01 43 (25, 64) < 0.01
6 months later 156 (51,1058) < 0.01 64 (44, 77) < 0.01
9 months later 91 (37,816) < 0.01 76 (64, 90) < 0.01
12 months later 91 (14,514) < 0.01 84 (71, 96) < 0.01
18 months later 79 (0,317) < 0.01 91 (82, 100) < 0.01
24 months later 53 (0,286) < 0.01 95 (86, 100) < 0.01